Poisons and Potions

Join us for a fang-tastic Halloween this October half term with two trails offering a ghoulish abundance of fun; pumpkin carving, and Halloween themed craft activities.

Calling all monsters, ghouls and vampires!

Hop on your broomsticks and join us this October half-term for a fang-tastic Halloween event for all the family!

Venture into the depths of the park and find all the magic bottles which contain potions and poisons. There’ll also be pumpkin carving, spooky crafts and devilishly tasty treats in the cafe.

Additional activities include:

Pumpkin decorating – Book your ticket here

Pensthorpe Explorer – Book your ticket here 

Halloween themed arts & crafts – Included in admission price

Sculpture trail – Included in admission price

Popup Halloween themed wildlife sessions – Included in admission price

Flamingo talks – Included in admission price


  • Poisons and Potions trail around the reserve and gardens
  • A ghoulish trail around WildRootz
  • Pumpkin carving and decorating (£3 charge BOOK HERE)
  • Spooky arts and crafts